Monday, August 23, 2010

Dilsukhnagar Arena shines bright at the 6th edition of Anifest India. “Feel the punch” bags the coveted TVCA award.

“Feel the punch”, a hilarious 3D Animation short film crafted in High-Definition by students of Dilsukhnagar Arena bagged the prestigious TASI Viewer’s Choice Award (TVCA)-2010 in the “Student Films Category” pipping 10 Indian films and 5 foreign films to the post. A truly prestigious honour at India ’s biggest International Animation festival-Anifest India. Earlier on, the film won a TVCA nomination along with 14 other Animation short films in the Student Films Category and emerged a strong contender for the top honour.

Dilsukhnagar Arena sure made its presence felt at the 6th edition of Anifest India with this coveted recognition. The TVCA-2010 Award in the student films category is testimony to the rewarding culture of excellence that Dilsukhnagar Arena has been fostering in every dimension of Animation and VFX education every since inception.

Dilsukhnagar Arena emerged victorious at the previous edition (Anifest India-2009) too, by claiming the TVCA Award for the 2D Animation short film “Dolly and Me” in the “Faculty Films Category”.


Thursday, August 19, 2010

DNA Inc.'s 3D Animation Short Film "FEEL THE PUNCH" declared finalist of TASI Viewers Choice Awards-2010

“Feel the punch”, a hilarious 3D Animation short film crafted in High-Definition by interns of DNA Inc. (Dilsukhnagar Arena Incubation) emerged a strong contender for the “Best Short Film” Award in the Student Films Category of TVCA 2010 by winning a prestigious nomination declared by TASI in its official website on August 13, 2010.

Tuesday, August 17, 2010

CMS Vatavaran felicitates Dilsukhnagar Arena CEO, Mr. Rajasekhar Buggaveeti

Hyderabad | August 13, 2010

4th CMS VATAVARAN Environment and Wildlife Travelling Film Festival & Environment Forum, Bharatiya Vidya Bhavan, Hyderabad

A trio of award-winning 2D Animation short films on environment conservation (Fuel Duel, A Garden Dream & The Farmer and his Goat) crafted by students of Dilsukhnagar Arena received the prestigious honour of special screenings at the 4th Traveling Film Festival of CMS VATAVARAN in Hyderabad on August 13, 2010. Each of these films drove the audience into a frenzy and they burst into a thunderous applause at “THE END”. Mr. N. Bhaskara Rao, Chairman of CMS invited Mr. Rajasekhar Buggaveeti, CEO of Dilsukhnagar Arena, onto the stage and felicitated him. He congratulated the budding Animators from Dilsukhnagar Arena and appreciated their efforts in spreading awareness on environmental concerns.

Monday, August 16, 2010

Creative Minds Contest 2010 - A clean sweep!

Demonstrating their creative prowess, students of Dilsukhnagar Arena dominated proceedings at the Inter-Centre Art Competition held by ARENA at Hyderabad on Friday the 13th of August, 2010, winning 9 out of the 12 prizes. Hearty congratulations to all the participants and winners.

Saturday, August 7, 2010

A record-shattering "65 placements" and still counting!

Prime Focus on a recruitment spree at Dilsukhnagar Arena
65 students of Dilsukhnagar Arena achieved prestigious placements as Compositors in Prime Focus - one of the largest end-to-end post production services companies in the world even as interviews are in progress and promise better numbers in the days to come. These 65 placements were achieved over several interview sessions which have been going on unabated since June 2010.

Having won the "All India No.1 in Placements" Award by achieving the highest placements amongst all Arena centres in India in 2009, the spectacular placement performance with Prime Focus reinforces our presence on the academic horizon as the undisputed leader in Animation and VFX education.